Dr. Dennis Deruelle, Author of Your Healthcare Playbook: Winning the Game of Modern Medicine. What Doctors Facing the Opioid Crisis Need Next. “How do you confront an epidemic that has claimed more lives than the HIV/AIDS crisis at its peak? How do you counteract a system that incentivizes the ﬂow of prescription painkillers from doctors to patients and ends up getting 3 million Americans addicted each year? And how do you reverse surging demand for prescription opioids’ illegal substitutes, which are more damaging and toxic but far cheaper and easier to obtain?
November 14, 2017